KBRwyle Electrical Engineer (2400 NASA Parkway) in Houston, Texas

Electrical Engineer (2400 NASA Parkway)



The principal purpose for this position is to perform Electrical/Electronic Engineering in support of KBRwyle hardware development projects. The incumbent is expected to support the electrical/electronic/electromechanical/software design and development of components of ground and flight hardware systems that will primarily be used in maintaining the health and well being of NASA and International flight crews in the International Space Station and exploration missions (e.g. Orion) The incumbent will perform tasks including, but not limited to, design of electrical/electronic/electromechanical parts and assemblies; design of integrated electrical/software systems; preliminary design analyses (e.g. thermal, component derating, etc); component identification/selection/testing; drawing development and release; and support of the fabrication, assembly and test of the systems and sub-systems in support of assigned projects.


  • Responsible for compliance with Safety, Health and Environmental plan; must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all of the Company’s safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel

  • Responsible for compliance with the Quality Assurance Plan, policies and procedures

  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance level as determined by the Company

  • Responsible for completing all assigned training

  • Perform specific and limited electrical engineering work including, but not limited to, requirements generation and definition, hardware/software conceptual design and test, hardware/software preliminary design and test, hardware/software detailed design and test, hardware/software assembly/fabrication, hardware/software acceptance and qualification test support, hardware/software operations support in support of assigned projects.

  • Design, lay-out, build, calibrate, adjust, install and maintain equipment, components, device or systems.

  • Support the development of test specifications and procedures

  • Analyze results and implements procedures for problem resolution

  • Prepare reports, documentation, specifications as required

  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.

  • Perform assignments having clear and specified objectives.

  • Receive instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions.

  • Receive assistance on unusual problems and have work reviewed for application of sound professional judgment.

  • Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations

  • Perform other assignments and duties, as required




BS in Electrical Engineering or related field (e.g. Biomedical Engineering) with 0-2 years of experience.


NASA co-op/intern or industry co-op/intern industry design experience

Experience in Schematic Capture software (e.g. Orcad, Protel) and circuit Simulation (e.g. Pspice



MS Office Familiarity (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Familiarity with Schematic Capture software (e.g. Altium, Orcad, Protel) and circuit Simulation (e.g. Pspice)


PCB layout skills/IPC training

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Req ID: 1062768